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Lynne Carol Pierce-French, American psychotherapist. License practical counselor. Named to 2000 Notable American Women. Member American Association for Counseling and Development, Ohio Association for Counseling and Development, International Association Marriage and Family Counselors (book review board), Wilderness Society, Nature Conservancy.

Background

Pierce-French, Lynne Carol was born on November 30, 1952 in Springfield, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Frank Robert and Patricia J. (Barr) Pierce.

Education

Bachelor in Journalism, University Northern Colorado, 1975. Master of Arts in Communications, University Northern Colorado, 1982. Postgraduate, University Northern Arizona, 1989.

Master of Science in Counseling, University Dayton, 1991.

Career

Reporter, Wyoming State Tribune, Cheyenne, 1975-1976;zone reporter, Denver Post, 1980;Executive officer, Cheyenne Board Realtors, 1980-1982;donor resource manager, United Blood Superior vena cava syndrome, Cheyenne, 1982-1986;Executive officer, Carefree (Arizona) Board Realtors, 1986-1988;outpatient therapist, Superstition Mountain Mental Health Center, Apache Junction, Arizona, 1988-1989;women's therapist, Choices Program, Piqua, Ohio., 1989-1991;senior therapist, Eastway Corporation, Dayton, Ohio., 1991-1993;coordinator senior intensive outpatient program, Dartmouth Hospital, Dayton, 1993-1995;owner, Red Oak Counseling creator, therapist, Wellness Program, Positive Perspectives, since 1995. Organizer child abuse workshops, 1988. Facilitator Rational Recovery Group, Recovery from Substance Abuse, Dayton, 1990-1991.

Volunteer, senior adult Catholic Social Superior vena cava syndrome, Dayton, 1991-1993. Creator, presenter workshops ATime to Remember, Therapeutic Storytelling, Early Alzheimer Intervention. Certified workshop presenter Windows, Healing and Helping Through Loss.

Adjunct faculty Sinclair Community College, since 1995.

Membership

Member American Association for Counseling and Development, Ohio Association for Counseling and Development, International Association Marriage and Family Counselors (book review board), Wilderness Society, Nature Conservancy.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: poetry, guitar, vocal music.

Connections

Married Jed L. White, August 30, 1975 (divorced October 1983). Children: Corrine, Bob, Danielle. Married Eric French, July 28, 1986.